Rashed Karkain

Managing Director, Rashed Karkain Research, Training and Consultancy Organization

Dr. Rashed Karkain, founder and managing director of Rashed Karkain Research, Training and Consultancy Organization has a Ph.D. in Environment and Health, Master of Science in Innovation & Change Management and a Chemical Engineer graduated from University of South Florida, with more than 20 years of experience on the Technical as well as Leadership level in the field of Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development. Dr. Rashed was recently awarded as part of Rashid Award for Scientific Outstanding by H. H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. He is also twice award winner of Dubai Government Excellence Program Award (DGEP); the First Place for Technical Project in 2010 and the Second Place on Technical Outstanding Employee in 2016. Dr. Rashed has nine Intellectual Properties registered at UAE’s Ministry of Economy, in addition to the UAE Innovate Award for his innovative idea and design of Carbon Capture and Usability. Additionally, he has been a lecturer at Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, Canadian University of Dubai and Zayed University, Dubai.


Leadership stream

15 November 2021 | 16:25 - 16:45 | English | Environmental Leadership, for a Sustainable Development

This session will talk about the importance of engraining sustainability education within schools and why the world needs more environmental leaders going forward.